Update Galaxy Tab S3 to Android 8.0.0 Oreo JXU1BRE3 firmware

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 finally gets Android 8.0.0 Oreo update. Recently Samsung rolled out the T825JXU1BRE3 firmware update for Galaxy Tab S3 through OTA (over the air). This is the latest build which includes the May security patch developed for Tab S3 users.

If you haven’t received this update yet, then you can manually flash it using the Odin3-v3.13 tool. Go through our step by step guide given below on how to install the latest official Android 8.0.0 Oreo JXU1BRE3 firmware on Samsung Galaxy Tablet.

This is an Indian (INS) OTA update with the new Samsung Experience 9.0 functionality. You’ll find many more improvements with this build like uplifted home screen, new quick panel, edge lighting effects, color customization for apps, new clock style effects, and improved DeX support.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Android 8.0.0 Oreo JXU1BRE3 Firmware


How to Install Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Android 8.0.0 T825JXU1BRE3

Note that this is an official Stock ROM update rolled out by Samsung, hence there are no chances of losing your tab warranty. Also as this is an OTA update, the same will work on both rooted as well as un-rooted phones.

Firmware Details

  • Model: SM-T825
  • Model name: GALAXY Tab S3
  • Country: India
  • Version: Android 8.0.0 Oreo
  • Build date: May 17, 2018
  • Product Code: INS
  • PDA: T825JXU1BRE3
  • CSC: T825ODD1BRE4


Implement all the steps at your own risk. We at Droid Thunder will not be held responsible if your tablet gets bricked or damaged by following this guide.


This Android 8.0.0 JXU1BRE3 Oreo firmware must be flashed only on Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 with model number SM-T825. Installing this firmware update on any other tab or variant might brick your phone. 


Update Galaxy Tab S3 to Android 8.0.0 Oreo JXU1BRE3 firmwareSamsung Tab S3 Android 8.0.0 Oreo JXU1BRE3 Stock ROM


  • Charge your tab at least up to 60% to avoid any interruption.
  • Backup complete data including contacts, apps, messages, call logs, notes, etc.
  • Install Samsung USB drivers on your PC so as to detect your device when connected through USB cable.
  • Disable all the security tools as well as antivirus on your computer.



Android 8.0.0 Oreo JXU1BRE3

Samsung Firmware Installation Guide

Now that you’ve downloaded the latest update, it is time to install it on your device. Follow our guide given below to flash the Android 8.0.0 update.


Finally! This is how you can flash the latest Android 8.0.0 Oreo T825JXU1BRE3 official firmware on your Samsung Galaxy Tab S3. You can confirm the same from Menu > Settings > About Phone.

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